Issue No. 05 - Sept.-Oct. (2013 vol. 30)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2013.95
When free, open source software development communities work with companies that use their output, it's especially important for both parties to understand how this collaboration is performing. The use of data analytics techniques on software development repositories can improve factual knowledge about performance metrics.
Software analytics, Software measurement, Electronic mail, Open source software, Statistics
J. M. Gonzalez-Barahona, D. Izquierdo-Cortazar, S. Maffulli and G. Robles, "Understanding How Companies Interact with Free Software Communities," in IEEE Software, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 38-45, 2013.